Unity, ME - The men's basketball faced UMaine Machias on Tuesday evening and lost the game 116-91 but celebrated with their teammate, Eddie Kopacz, as he scored his 1000th career point.
Kopacz started the game needing 23 points to reach 1000 and 10 minutes into the game he had 6 points. in the final 6 minutes of the first half he went on a scoring run that had him at 18 points at halftime. To begin the second half, Eddie scored a quick two points and then had several trips to foul line where he 2 for 6. At the 5:38 of the second period he came off a screen at the top of the key and nailed a 3 point shot to hit the 1000 mark. Kopacz ended the night with 38 points. Sean Tocci had 20 and Adam Merrill added 12. Kopacz aslo lead the team in rebounds with 13.
The Rams will travel west for the weekend to face Hampshire College on Saturday and NHTI on Sunday.